Who is Top 100+ Famous Kenyans Ever?
This list comprises the titles of most famous Kenyans, either originating or born out of Kenya. The key word or base point here is they’ve in 1 way or another made a perceptible impact on the heritage of the nation and the entire planet in particular in diverse areas and functions of life. Let’s ‘s Look at the detailed list of these Kenyans, they’ve been subdivided into the next:Famous Kenyan Politicians,Famous Kenyan Freedom Heroes,Famous Kenyan Sports-persons,Famous Kenyan Musicians, Famous Kenyan Writers andFamous Kenyan Christian leaders. Here’s alist of Famous Kenyans Every Kenyan Must be pleased with Famous Kenyan AcademicsDr. Geoffrey William Griffin(born 15 June 1933 expired 28 June 2005)Louis Leakey,paleontologistDr. Meave G Leakey,paleontologistMary Douglas Leakey,paleontologistDr. Richard Leakey,paleontologist, environmentalist, Army and former Director ofKenya Wildlife Services(KWS)Prof.
Wangari Maathai, (born 1940), environmentalist, women rights activist, fighter and Nobel prizewinner 2004Prof. Ali MazruiRatemo MichiekaProf. Peter Amollo Odhiambo, cardiovascular and rectal surgeonProf. Thomas R. Odhiambo, entomologist and ecological scientistFlorence Wambugu(born 1953), plant pathologist and also virologistProf. Mike Boit, Department of Sports Science, Kenyatta UniversityProf. Bethwell Allan OgotProf. Calestous Juma, Professor of the Practice of International Development; Director, Science, Technology, Globalization,Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs,Harvard UniversityDr. Davy Koech, formerKEMRIdirectorDr. Taita TowettProf. Paul Musau, Data Networks Famous Kenyan PoliticiansMoody Awori, Vice President, August 2003 — December 2007Nicholas Biwott, Member of Parliament, Former Cabinet MinisterCyrus JirongoJosephat KaranjaVice president 1988–1989J. M. Kariuki was assassinated 1975Uhuru Kenyatta, son of their very first President, Jomo Kenyatta and also 4th President of Kenya. 2013 — to dateMwai Kibaki, 3rd President of Kenya Dec 2002 — March 2013Michael Wamalwa Kijana,” vice-president 3 January 2003 — Aug 2003Kenneth MatibaTom Mboya, Cabinet Minister, assassinated 1969Musalia Mudavadi, vice-president 4 November 2002 — 30 December 2002Joseph Murumbi, vice-president 1965–1967Simeon NyachaeCharity Ngilu, original lady to perform for presidencyRaila Odinga, former Cabinet Minister, Member of Parliament. Son of Oginga Odinga and former Prime Minister. Appolo OhangaJames OrengoRobert Ouko, Cabinet Minister, assassinated 1990Pio Gama Pinto: assassinated 1965Charles RubiaGeorge Saitoti, Vicepresident might 1989 — Dec 1997, Apr 1999 — 30 August 2002Makhan Singh, freedom fighterFitz r-s d SouzaMember of both Parliament and Deputy Speaker 1963–1970Kalonzo Musyoka, Vicepresident Jan 2008 — March 2013William Ruto, Deputy vicepresident April 2013 — to dateMartha KaruaJohn MichukiNjenga KarumeJeremiah Nyagah, long-serving cabinet minister and member of ParliamentBarack Obama, US President, 2009 — so far (Obama held both U. S. and Kenyan citizenship for a young kid but lost his citizenship citizenship mechanically on his 23rd birthday. KariukiJaramogi Oginga OdingaRamogi Achieng OnekoPaul NgeiTom MboyaMasinde MuliroDaniel Arap MoiTom Mboya Famous Kenyan SportspersonsMatthew BirirAmos BiwottMike BoitRichard ChelimoJoyce ChepchumbaJason DunfordPaul ErengJulius KariukiKipchoge KeinoEzekiel KemboiJoseph KeterWilson Kipketer, born and raised in Kenya, today a taxpayer ofDenmarkWilson Boit KipketerMoses KiptanuiSally Kipyego,All Americanrunner forTexas Tech UniversityIsmael KiruiSamson KiturDaniel KomenJulius KorirPaul KorirReuben KosgeiBernard LagatTegla LoroupeEdith MasaiShekhar MehtaCatherine NderebaNoah NgenyJohn NgugiMargaret OkayoDennis Oliech, football participant today established in France. Yobes OndiekiHenry RonoPeter RonoDavid RudishaMoses TanuiWilliam TanuiNaftali TemuPaul TergatSteve Tikolo, broadly seen in cricket because the best batsman Outside this evaluation playing nations. Robert WangilaMcDonald Mariga, Soccer Player currently established in Italy plays Serie A club Internazionale. Victor Wanyama, Soccer player currently located in England plays Southampton and captains that the Kenya national group. Bonus: 14 Things You Want to Find out about Rose Muhando Famous Kenyan MusiciansFundi KondeDavid KabakaEric Wainaina, musicianHenrie MutukuDaniel Owino MisianiSuzzana OwiyoTony NyadundoDavid Mathengea. k. a. NamelessKen RingFadhili WilliamofMalaikafameJua CaliNoniniRoger WhittakerPrince OtachEmmy Kosgei, actress gospel artistSamueli Wa Muyaa, actress classic singer Famous Kenyan WritersNgg wa Thiong’oMarjorie Oludhe MacgoyeMeja MwangiGitura Mwaura: Development author and journalistM. G. VassanjiGrace OgotAlexander Nderitu: Novelist, Script Writer and Kenyane-bookandPrint on DemandpioneerBinyavanga Wainainafounder and editor of Kwani? Winner ofCaine Prize2002Margaret OgolaBen Mutua Jonathan Muriithialias BMJ Muriithi: US-based KenyanJournalist.